Highveld Rainy Season Onset

In a recent blog I referred to anecdotal evidence of delayed onset of summer rains in South Africa which has prompted me to look at how this stacks up with my own recordings. The source article actually referred to this delay being three to six weeks which over such an insignificant period (whether covering 30… Continue reading Highveld Rainy Season Onset


Global / Southern Africa Weather Outlook

  The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) in a recent press release confirmed the existence of a weak La NiƱa at the start of the year as I have noted in earlier posts. Although this phenomenon is associated with slightly cooler weather it appears that this will not be enough to prevent 2018 being the hottest… Continue reading Global / Southern Africa Weather Outlook